Posts Tagged ‘documentary’

Not All Heroes Wear Capes | 5 Films About Real-Life Superheroes

Films

Discover 5 NFB films about real-life superheroes who may not have fought evil extraterrestrials or wrathful gods, but have made it their mission to serve the innocent or the less fortunate and push boundaries in their own, valiant way.

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As the Crow Flies - Woman pilot

Taking Flight: In Conversation with a Young Female Pilot from As the Crow Flies

Education

As the Crow Flies provides a rare insider’s glimpse into the Royal Canadian Air Cadets’ intensive seven-week flight training camp. Filmmaker Tess Girard sat down with one of the female subjects to discuss life before, during and after the film.

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Teachers of the world, we salute you!

Films

To celebrate World Teachers’ Day, we’ve put together 5 films on teachers, the important job they do, and how they impact our lives.

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5 Docs About Crime and Punishment Through the Ages

Films

Do you want a peek behind the curtain at what the world of crime and punishment is really like? Our collection is home to many documentaries that capture the lives of criminals and law enforcement through the ages.

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Travel To Asia Through NFB Films

Take a cinematic trip to the gorgeous continent of Asia through 10 NFB docs!

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Transport Yourself to the Canadian Rockies With These 5 Docs

Films

Transport yourself to the Canadian Rockies with 5 films that capture the history and natural splendour that defines the area.

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Download 5 NFB Docs for Only $0.99 Each!

Films

What’s better than 5 NFB docs? 5 NFB docs that you can download for just $0.99 each!

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Travel To Africa Through NFB Films

Films

Take a cinematic trip to the gorgeous continent of Africa through 9 NFB docs!

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5 Films to Get You in the Back to School Spirit

Films

Whether back to school time is a concern in your life right now, or it’s just a distant dream from long ago, you’ll enjoy this selection of films about life in and around Canada’s education system.

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5 Knockout Fighting Docs to Watch Before Mayweather vs. McGregor

Films

If you want to watch the Mayweather vs. McGregor fight with a better understanding of fighting culture, check out these 5 knockout docs that offer powerful stories from the world of combat sports.

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Travel To South Asia Through NFB Films

Take a cinematic trip to South Asia through 7 NFB docs!

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Jay Cardinal Villeneuve Tackles Unholy History

Production

Jay Cardinal Villeneuve got the idea while working with the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. The Cree/Métis filmmaker had been hired by the Commission to record testimony from adult survivors of Canada’s residential schools system and among those who came forward to tell their stories was Lena Wandering Spirit.

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